DAILY DOT COM - Thousands of popular and best-selling eBooks are now available as a free download courtesy of your local library.
As digital books continue to be more in demand, many local libraries are making it easier for users to connect to the books they love.
To borrow an eBook from the library all you need is a library card, internet connection, and free software for the device you'll be using.
Overdrive, offers a search feature where you can find the library nearest you. Whether you live in Baldwin or Mobile County, once you access your digital library, you simply sign in with your library card.
After you sign in, you are free to search by or title, author, or subject for whatever it is you're in the mood to read. "Black" means the item is available and "grey" means you have to put it on hold.
Keep in mind, not all publishers sell eBooks to libraries, like Macmillan Books or Simon and Schuster, but you can find works by Stephenie Meyer, Nicholas Sparks, Stephen King and John Grisham...just to name a few.
The eBooks can be opened from more than one device once downloaded and you don’t have to worry about losing your place because it will keep up with where you last left off.
You can keep eBooks for 14 days and you can choose a checkout period for downloadable audiobooks of 7 or 14 days. The books automatically expire at the end of the lending date, so there are no late fees.
However, you are only allowed to check out three items at a time.
Libraries for Mobile county
Libraries for Baldwin county
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